The reasons women give for having an abortion underscore their understanding of the responsibilities of parenthood and family life.
About 61% of abortions are obtained by women who have one or more children.
Women who obtain abortions represent every religious affiliation, race and financial status
The birth control pill is one of most effective non-permanent methods of contraception – nearly 100% effective in preventing pregnancy.
At Whole Woman’s Health, we understand that the Internet is a great tool for finding information and support. It can be an excellent resource to help you in your decision – making process or with post-abortion healing.
Unfortunately, as you search online, you may come across information that is negative, anti-choice, or just plain wrong. We want women to access accurate and honest information when searching online. These links are pro-choice and supportive.
A great workbook online, to guide you through the decision-making process when facing a pregnancy decision
An excellent resource for women who may have religious or spiritual questions regarding abortion. Faith Aloud provides free counseling and many other great resources for women.
A website to help you decide if the surgical or pill method is right for you.
This site offers accurate, unbiased information on a variety of reproductive health rights, including abortion. It contains links to many other pro-choice websites.
This group offers excellent, pro-choice counseling via the phone.
This free talk line offers a safe and confidential space for women and their loved ones to talk openly about pregnancy, parenting, abortion, and adoption.
A site where women can share their positive experiences with abortion.
Our truths/nuestras verdades is a quarterly print and on-line bilingual magazine dedicated to bringing to light the diversity of abortion experiences.
The Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice (RCRC) offers resources on clarifying one’s spiritual beliefs around abortion, as well as a comprehensive list of publications for download on individual religions’ stances on choice.
This site is a “voice for Catholics who believe that the Catholic tradition supports a woman’s moral and legal right to follow her conscience in matters of sexuality and reproductive health.”